|Birth: ||Oct. 3, 1910|
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 1997|
Birth/Location: Oct 3, 1910-Livingston County, Missouri
Parents: John and Lydia Cruse
Spouse: Louie R. Watson, July of 1929 in Wathena, Kansas
Bio: Mrs. Watson, a homemaker, was employed by Montgomery Ward and Co. for 10 years. Before moving to St. Joseph, Mo in 1976, she had lived in Altus, Okla. She was a member of the Savannah Avenue Baptist Church, St. Joseph, where she taught Sunday School. She was a former member of the Baptist Churches in Elwood, Kan.; and Altus.
Death: Feb 11, 1997 at the age of 86, at a St. Joseph hospital.
Preceded in death by: Husband, Louis, who died in 1976, parents, three brothers, Elmer, Cecil and Don Cruse; and four sisters, Mary Johnson, Lavonne Hunter, Oneita Baldwin and Fannie Scarpetta.
Survived by: a son, Roger, Huntsville, Ala., three daughters Charmaine Coffman, Titusville, Fla., Phyllis Garrett, Fort Worth, Texas., and Donna Frasher, St. Joseph, a sister, Eathel Ruhnke, Wathena; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.
Services: Gladden-Stamey Funeral Home, St. Joseph, Mo.
Burial: Bellemont Cemetery, Wathena, Kansas
Source: St. Joseph News-Press, Feb 13, 1997
Charmaine C Coffman (1930 - 2001)*
Phyllis J Watson Garrett (1932 - 2003)*
Roger Alan Watson (1940 - 2013)*
Created by: Cynthia Kenny
Record added: Apr 21, 2014
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